• Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Bombay University (1980)
  • Postgraduate course in Software Engineering, NCSDT (TIFR) Mumbai (1981)
  • Member of Information System & Control Association - ISACA (1990-present)
  • Advanced certificate course in Service Management, SP Jain Inst. of Management, Mumbai (2010)

Academic experience

Taught part-time courses at the freshman, undergraduate and graduate level at:

  • Narsee Moonji Institute of management Studies
  • Datamatics Corporation
  • CMC Ltd.
  • SP Jain Center of Management, Dubai and Mumbai
  • Europe Asia Business School, Pune
  • BSE Training Institute, Mumbai
  • United World, Mumbai, Ahmadabad

Corporate experience

  • Senior Manager IT Infrastructure, UAE Region (Jun 2006 - May 2009), Dubai World (Business Unit: DP World)
  • IT Architecture Manager (Jan 2004 - Jun 2006), Dubai World (Business Unit: Shared Service Department for 60+ Business Units)
  • Core Applications Manager (Jun 2002 - Jan 2004), Dubai World (Business Unit: Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation)
  • Administration Database, SPARCS and MDT (Jun 1992 - May 2002), Dubai World (Business Unit: Dubai Ports Authority)
  • Systems Analyst (Jun 1991 - May 1992)

Consulting experience

  • Mentored multiple batches of MBA and postgraduate students on IT related topics.
  • Logistics domain consultancy: review of systems and high level design for various consulting companies

Awards & recognition

  • Recognized for the effort for building the Terminal 2 network and data center infrastructure
  • Recognized for the effort in getting the ISO 27001 certification
  • Awarded Man of the Year from the region for my contribution to IMPRESS project (CMC Ltd)